Sclerospora graminicola (downy mildew of pearl millet )
Sclerospora graminicola
downy mildew of pearl millet
Peronospora graminicola, Peronospora setariae, Protomyces graminicola,Sclerospora graminicola var. setariae--italicae, Ustilago urbani
Africa, Asia, Europe, Canada, Mexico, Fiji, Argentina
Widespread in Southeastern US, not reported in Western US
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pearl millet, millet. sugarcane, corn, foxtail millet, duram wheat, sorghum, several wild grasses
This is an important disease of pearl millet, especially in the tropic climates. Other hosts seem to be unimportant or incidental.